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Andrew: Philip's death has left 'huge void' in queen's life

Prince Andrew says the death of Prince Philip has left a “huge void” in Queen Elizabeth II’s life, while Princess Anne paid tribute to her father as “my teacher, my supporter and my critic.”
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Britain's Prince Andrew during a television interview at the Royal Chapel of All Saints at Royal Lodge, Windsor, following the announcement of Prince Philip, in England, Sunday, April 11, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP)
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'Rocks,' 'Nomadland' lead race for COVID-curbed BAFTA awards

British coming-of-age drama “Rocks” and American gig-economy Western “Nomadland” lead the race for the British Academy Film Awards
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FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 2 2020 file photo, Hugh Grant poses for photographers upon arrival at the Bafta Film Awards, in central London. British teen drama “Rocks” and American gig-economy Western “Nomadland” lead the race for the British Academy Film Awards. The BAFTAs are being handed out Sunday, April 11, 2021 in a pandemic-curbed ceremony. Presenters including Hugh Grant, Tom Hiddleston and Priyanka Chopra Jonas will announce the prizes from the stage of London’s Royal Albert Hall, but winners will accept remotely during the televised ceremony. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, file)
April 11

Chloé Zhao becomes 1st woman of color to win top DGA honor

Chloé Zhao’s “Nomadland” continued its tour of dominance through awards season Saturday night, when Zhao took top honors at the 73rd annual Directors Guild Association Awards
April 11
April 11

Religious leaders recall Prince Philip's spiritual curiosity

Churches in Britain have held services to remember Prince Philip as people of many religions reflected on a man whose gruff exterior hid a personal faith and deep curiosity about others’ beliefs
April 11
Britain's Prince Edward, Sophie Countess of Wessex and their daughter Lady Louise Windsor, attend the Sunday service at the Royal Chapel of All Saints at Royal Lodge, Windsor, following the announcement of Prince Philip, in England, Sunday, April 11, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP)
April 10

John Naisbitt, author of bestseller 'Megatrends,' dies at 92

The American author John Naisbitt, whose 1982 bestselling book “Megatrends” was published in dozens of countries, has died
April 10
April 10

Anne Beatts, groundbreaking comedy writer, dead at 74

She was on the original staff of "SNL," later created the sitcom "Square Pegs."
April 10
FILE - Anne Beatts arrives at the premiere of "Live from New York!" in Los Angeles on June 10, 2015. Beatts, a groundbreaking comedy writer who was on the original staff of “Saturday Night Live” and later created the cult sitcom “Square Pegs,” died Wednesday, April 7, at her home in West Hollywood, California, according to her close friend Rona Kennedy. She was 74. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
April 10

Charles: Royal family 'deeply grateful' for world's support

Britain’s Prince Charles says the royal family is “deeply grateful’’ for the outpouring of support they’ve received following the death of his father, Prince Philip
April 10
Members of the Honourable Artillery Company fire a 41-round gun salute from the wharf at the Tower of London, to mark the death of Prince Philip, in London, Saturday, April 10, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP)
April 10

Bouquet-bearing public honors Philip, ignoring COVID warning

British authorities have implored people to stay away from royal palaces as they mourn the death of Prince Philip in the the pandemic era, but they keep coming
April 10
A couple under an umbrella look at the Union flag at half-staff over Buckingham Palace in London, a day after the death of Britain's Prince Philip, Saturday, April 10, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
April 10

Prince Charles: Royal family is “deeply grateful’’ for the outpouring of support they’ve had after his father's death

Prince Charles: Royal family is “deeply grateful’’ for the outpouring of support they’ve had after his father's death
April 10
April 10

Fellow SNL writer remembers Anne Beatts as courageous, witty

Anne Beatts, who died Wednesday at age 74, was a pioneering comedy writer who was on the original staff of “Saturday Night Live.”
April 10
FILE - Anne Beatts arrives at the premiere of "Live from New York!" in Los Angeles on June 10, 2015. Beatts, a groundbreaking comedy writer who was on the original staff of “Saturday Night Live” and later created the cult sitcom “Square Pegs,” died Wednesday, April 7, at her home in West Hollywood, California, according to her close friend Rona Kennedy. She was 74. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
April 10

Buckingham Palace: Prince Philip’s funeral will be April 17 at Windsor Castle in a private family service

Buckingham Palace: Prince Philip’s funeral will be April 17 at Windsor Castle in a private family service
April 10
April 10

The Latest: Tweet recalls queen's loving anniversary speech

The Twitter account of Britain’s royal family has featured a tribute Queen Elizabeth II gave to Prince Philip for the couple’s 50th wedding anniversary
April 10
Britain's Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex, leave Windsor Castle in their car following the death of Britain's Prince Philip in Windsor, England, Saturday, April 10, 2021. Britain's Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that mostly defined his life, died on Friday. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
April 10

Too much? BBC gets complaints over Prince Philip coverage

The U.K.’s national broadcaster has received so many complaints that its coverage of the death of Prince Philip was excessive that it set up a special website page for viewers to register their objections
April 10
FILE - In this Friday, April 9, 2021 file photo, members of the media take images of an announcement, regarding the death of Britain's Prince Philip, displayed on the fence of Buckingham Palace in London. When Prince Philip’s death was announced, the BBC switched instantly into mourning mode. Regular programming on the U.K.’s national broadcaster was canceled for special coverage, hosted by black-clad news anchors. Some Britons felt it a fitting mark of respect, but for others it was a bit much. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
April 10

Australian portrait photographer June Newton dies at 97

Newton was also the wife of the late photographer Helmut Newton.
April 10
FILE - In this Friday March 23, 2012 file photo,June Newton, widow of late fashion photographer Helmut Newton, holds a news conference at the opening of Helmut Newton's first retrospective in France at Paris' Grand Palais museum. The Australian photographer and actress June Newton, also known under her pseudonym Alice Springs, has died at age 97, the Helmut Newton Foundation said Saturday in Berlin, Germany. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, file)
April 10

The Latest: Australia mourns Prince Philip

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has offered his country’s deepest sympathies and condolences to Queen Elizabeth II on the passing of Prince Philip
April 10
Flowers and other items are left by the public outside Buckingham Palace in London, Friday, April 9, 2021. Buckingham Palace officials say Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died. He was 99. Philip spent a month in hospital earlier this year before being released on March 16 to return to Windsor Castle. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
April 09

ADL: Fox should fire Carlson for white-supremacist rhetoric

The Anti-Defamation League has called for Fox News to fire prime-time opinion host Tucker Carlson because he defended a white-supremacist theory that says whites are being “replaced” by people of color
April 09
FILE - In this Thursday, March 2, 2107 file photo, Tucker Carlson, host of "Tucker Carlson Tonight," poses for a photo in a Fox News Channel studio in New York. The Anti-Defamation League has called for Fox News to fire prime-time opinion host Tucker Carlson because he defended a white-supremacist theory that says whites are being “replaced” by people of color. In a letter to Fox News CEO Suzanne Scott on Friday, April 9, 2021the head of the ADL, Jonathan Greenblatt, said Carlson's “rhetoric was not just a dog whistle to racists — it was a bullhorn.” (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 09

Nas, Eve, Snoop, Aaliyah's mom react to death of rapper DMX

Hip-hop artists and celebrities paid homage to rapper DMX who died Friday at 50
April 09
FILE - DMX, center, accepts the R&B Album Artist of the Year during the 1999 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, on Dec. 8, 1999. The family of rapper DMX says he has died at age 50 after a career in which he delivered iconic hip-hop songs such as “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem." A statement from the family says the Grammy-nominated rapper died at a hospital in White Plains, New York, "with his family by his side" after being placed on life support for the past few days. He was rushed to a New York hospital from his home April 2. (AP Photo/Laura Rauch, File)
April 09

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
April 09
April 09

'Nothing less than a giant': Rapper-actor DMX dies at 50

The family of rapper DMX says he has died at age 50 after a career in which he delivered iconic hip-hop songs such as “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem."
April 09
FILE- DMX performs during the BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta on Oct. 1, 2011. The family of rapper DMX says he has died at age 50 after a career in which he delivered iconic hip-hop songs such as “Ruff Ryders’ Anthem." A statement from the family says the Grammy-nominated rapper died at a hospital in White Plains, New York, "with his family by his side after being placed on life support for the past few days. He was rushed to a New York hospital from his home April 2. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
April 09

After Scott Rudin bullying exposé, there are mostly crickets

How have Hollywood and Broadway responded to an exposé detailing routine abuse and bullying by producer Scott Rudin
April 09
FILE - Scott Rudin arrives at the Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Jan. 16, 2011. Rudin, one of the most successful and powerful producers, with a heap of Oscars and Tonys to show for it, has long been known for his torturous treatment of an ever-churning parade of assistants. Such behavior has long been engrained — and sometimes even celebrated — in show business. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)
April 09

COVID, Philip's no-fuss attitude mean simpler funeral plan

Prince Philip will be laid to rest with all the honors due a prince of the United Kingdom and a consort to Queen Elizabeth II
April 09
The Lion rampant flies at half mast at Balmoral Castle following the announcement of the death of Britain's Prince Philip, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, Friday, April 9, 2021. Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II who spent more than seven decades supporting his wife in a role that both defined and constricted his life, has died, Buckingham Palace said Friday. He was 99. (Jane Barlow/PA via AP)
April 09

Philip, defined by role of husband to British queen, dies

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, the irascible and tough-minded husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died
April 09
FILE - This file photo dated July 10, 1947 shows the official photograph of Britain's Princess Elizabeth and her fiance, Lieut. Philip Mountbatten in London. Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99. (AP Photo/File)
April 09

Mrs. World gives up crown after onstage melee in Sri Lanka

The reigning Mrs. World on Friday relinquished her title while defending her decision to pull the crown off the head of this year’s winner of Mrs. Sri Lanka, whom she falsely claimed to be a divorcee and unqualified to take part in the contest
April 09
April 09

Philip, in role with no job description, was queen’s bedrock

It was a role with no job description that was thrust upon Prince Philip far earlier than he had expected
April 09
FILE - In this June 2, 1953 file photo, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, wave from the balcony of Buckingham Palace, London, following the Queen's coronation at Westminster Abbey. Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99. (AP Photo/Leslie Priest, File)
April 09

How an Irish town became home for an animation powerhouse

The medieval town of Kilkenny in the southeast of Ireland is an unlikely home for a perennial Oscar contender
April 09
FILE - Filmmaker Tomm Moore, left, and Paul Young, nominated for "Song of the Sea," arrive at the Oscars in Los Angeles on Feb. 22, 2015. This year Moore, along with co-director Ross Stewart are nominated for an Oscar for best animated feature for "Wolfwalkers." The film was produced by Young. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
April 09

Ex-children's museum leader pleads not guilty to child porn

A former Connecticut children’s museum official has been charged with distributing images of child sexual abuse online, including while he was at the museum
April 09
April 09

Chauvin trial puts Court TV's revival in the public eye

The Derek Chauvin trial marks the public reemergence of Court TV
April 09
In this image taken from video, defense attorney Eric Nelson questions witness Daniel Isenschmid, a forensic toxicologist as Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill presides Thursday, April 8, 2021, in the trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin at the Hennepin County Courthouse in Minneapolis, Minn. Chauvin is charged in the May 25, 2020 death of George Floyd. (Court TV via AP, Pool)
April 09

UK mourns Prince Philip; leaders honor his service to queen

World leaders and people on the street are honoring Prince Philip’s life of service to Queen Elizabeth and the British nation
April 09
Members of staff attach an announcement, regarding the death of Britain's Prince Philip, to the fence of Buckingham Palace in London, Friday, April 9, 2021. Buckingham Palace officials say Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died. He was 99. Philip spent a month in hospital earlier this year before being released on March 16 to return to Windsor Castle. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
April 09

Barbara Ehrenreich among winners of PEN literary awards

Barbara Ehrenreich, Ross Gay and Michael X
April 09
April 09

Versatile Tom Riley tackles sci-fi fantasy in 'The Nevers'

A-list international heartthrob Robert Pattinson may owe a little thanks to rising star Tom Riley
April 09
This image released by HBO shows Tom Riley in a scene from "The Nevers." (HBO via AP)
April 09

Pearl Jam guitarist McCready proud of 30 years of 'Ten'

Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready remembers the band was already great as it prepared to record its classic debut album “Ten.”
April 09
FILE - Pearl Jam members, from left, Mike McCready, Matt Cameron, Eddie Vedder, Jeff Ament and Stone Gossard appear at a news conference in Mexico City, on July 17, 2003. Pearl Jam should be on the road celebrating 30 years of “Ten” with a tour. Pearl Jam’s postponed European tour was rescheduled for June and July 2022. The delay not only put any plans to celebrate “Ten” on hold, Pearl Jam has still yet to tour in support of last year’s release, “Gigaton.” (AP Photo/Jaime Puebla, File)
April 09

Family says DMX, the rapper and actor known for iconic hip-hop songs and a gruff delivery, is dead at 50

Family says DMX, the rapper and actor known for iconic hip-hop songs and a gruff delivery, is dead at 50
April 09
April 09

Peter Manso, biographer of Mailer and Brando, dies at 80

The writer Peter Manso has died at age 80 after building a name on his exhaustively researched books, articles and biographies
April 09
April 09

Back in Business: WrestleMania ready to rumble with fans

WWE is set to welcome back fans for the first time in more than a year when 25,000 spectators are expected on both Saturday and Sunday nights for WrestleMania at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida
April 09
April 09

AP PHOTOS: Prince Philip's lifetime in the royal spotlight

Like his future wife, Prince Philip was born into royalty and a great-great-grandchild of Queen Victoria. He spent most of his life in the spotlight after marrying into an even-more high-profile royal family. From his first appearances at the side of the young Princess Elizabeth to his departure from a hospital in London last month, Associated Press photographers documented the life of the Duke of Edinburgh for more than 70 years. Philip was forced to give up his naval career when his wife became Queen Elizabeth II. Instead, he devoted himself to supporting her. He traveled the globe with her and took over management of the royal estates. But he also found his own causes to support, including setting up a non-competitive activity program that encourages young people to recognize their abilities. He painted, collected modern art and was interested in industrial design. But, he once said, “the arts world thinks of me as an uncultured, polo-playing clot.” The royal family said...
April 09
FILE - In this Thursday June, 16, 2011 file photo Britain's Queen Elizabeth II with Prince Philip arrive by horse drawn carriage in the parade ring on the third day, traditionally known as Ladies Day, of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting at Ascot, England. Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)
April 09

Spanish police investigating migrant boat deaths detain five

Spanish police say they have detained five men for allegedly navigating two migrant boats to the Canary Islands and being responsible for the deaths of some of its passengers
April 09
April 09

Helen Mirren finds bright side during the pandemic

Helen Mirren has been finding the bright side of the pandemic
April 09
In this video grab provided by the SAG Awards, Helen Mirren presents the award for outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture during the 27th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on April 4, 2021. (SAG Awards via AP)
April 09

Review: 'In Another World,' Cheap Trick still on top of it

In another world, it’s still 1979, and Cheap Trick is arguably the biggest American rock band
April 09
This cover image released by BMG shows "In Another World," a release by Cheap Trick. (BMG via AP)
April 09

Events in the long life of Britain's Prince Philip

Prince Philip was born into the Greek royal family but spent almost all of his life as a pillar of the British one
April 09
FILE - In this Sept. 8, 1928 file photo, Romania's King Michael, second left, with his mother, Princess Helene, enjoy a holiday at Mamaia, Romania. From left, Princess Fedora of Greece, King Michael, Princess Helene, Princess Irene of Greece, Princess Marguerite of Greece, Prince Philip of Greece and Prince Paul of Greece. Prince Philip was born into the Greek royal family but spent almost all of his life as a pillar of the British one. His path was forged when he married the heir to the British throne, and a promising naval career was cut short when his wife suddenly became Queen Elizabeth II. Nevertheless, he set about forging a place for himself as royal consort. He was a patron of charities and a supporter of projects for young people. He was married for more than 73 years and was still carrying out royal engagements into his late 90s. (AP Photo/File)
April 09

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99.

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99.
April 09
April 09

Review: 'Thunder Force' is forced and lacking any thunder

Melissa McCarthy and her husband, filmmaker Ben Falcone, have teamed up for a fifth time on the superhero buddy comedy “Thunder Force.”
April 09
This image released by Netflix shows Melissa McCarthy, left, and Octavia Spencer in a scene from the comedy "Thunder Force." (Hopper Stone/Netflix via AP)
April 09

South Korean couple mistakenly vandalizes $440,000 artwork

A South Korean exhibition company is trying to persuade an acclaimed American graffiti artist not to restore a $440,000 painting after it was accidentally vandalized by a couple who mistook it for participatory art
April 09
In this March 28, 2021 photo, an artwork from the artist, John Andrew Perello, also known as JonOne, is seen after it found with the brush strokes by a couple, center green color, in Seoul, South Korea. A South Korean exhibition company is trying to persuade an acclaimed American graffiti artist not to restore a $440,000 painting after it was accidentally vandalized by a couple who mistook it for participatory art. The couple told Son's company they thought spectators were meant to participate in JonOne's artwork, "Untitled," a huge wall painting that was set up with paint cans and brushes scattered around it. The piece wasn't framed due to its large size. (Lee Jae-hee/Yonhap via AP)
April 08

GLAAD Media Awards presenters support transgender athletes

“The Boys in the Band” and “Star Trek: Discovery” were among the winners at the 32nd GLAAD Media Awards
April 08
This image released by Pop TV shows, from left, Annie Murphy, Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara and Dan Levy from the series "Schitt's Creek." The program received the GLAAD award for Outstanding Comedy Series. (Pop TV via AP)
April 08
FILE - In this July 20, 2017, file photo, former NFL football star O.J. Simpson appears via video for his parole hearing at the Lovelock Correctional Center in Lovelock, Nev. Simpson and a Las Vegas hotel-casino have settled a lawsuit alleging that unnamed employees defamed Simpson by telling a celebrity news site he had been banned from the property in November 2017 for being drunk and disruptive. Simpson's attorney declined comment about the agreement. (Jason Bean/The Reno Gazette-Journal via AP, Pool, File)
April 08
FILE - Two visitors enter Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Calif., on March 9, 2021. Disneyland said Thursday, April 8, 2021, that its new Avengers Campus will debut on June 4, nearly a year after originally planned. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
April 08

Donor may take back statue of justice in Plessy v. Ferguson

The donor of a statue in Maine of the chief justice who served when the U.S. Supreme Court legalized racial segregation is willing to take it back
April 08
April 08

Anne Beatts, groundbreaking comedy writer, dead at 74

Anne Beatts, a groundbreaking comedy writer who was on the original staff of “Saturday Night Live” and later created the cult sitcom “Square Pegs,” has died at age 74
April 08
FILE - Anne Beatts arrives at the premiere of "Live from New York!" in Los Angeles on June 10, 2015. Beatts, a groundbreaking comedy writer who was on the original staff of “Saturday Night Live” and later created the cult sitcom “Square Pegs,” died Wednesday, April 7, at her home in West Hollywood, California, according to her close friend Rona Kennedy. She was 74. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
April 08

Howard Weitzman, lawyer for Jackson, Bieber, DeLorean, dies

Howard Weitzman, an attorney whose clients included Michael Jackson, Justin Bieber, and auto maker John DeLorean, has died
April 08
FILE - Howard Weitzman, attorney for Paris Hilton, leaves the Los Angeles Municipal Court Metropolitan branch on May 4, 2007. Weitzman, an attorney in decades of front-page trials whose clients included Hilton, Michael Jackson, Justin Bieber and auto maker John DeLorean, has died. Weitzman's wife says he died Wednesday, April 8, 2021, after a brief illness. He was 81. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
April 08

Miss America to be crowned in live event after virtual year

The Miss America organization says it plans to crown its 100th winner in December before a live audience at the Mohegan Sun casino's arena in Connecticut
April 08
FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2019, file photo, Camille Schrier, of Virginia, left, reacts after winning the Miss America competition at the Mohegan Sun casino in Uncasville, Conn. The 100th Miss America will be crowned before a live audience at the Mohegan Sun casino in Connecticut following a year of virtual appearances and postponed competitions due to the pandemic, organizers announced Thursday, April 8, 2021. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
April 08

Keri Hilson is basking in her 'manifestation season'

Keri Hilson is expected to have a huge 2021, but it doesn't include new music
April 08
Two-time Grammy nominee Keri Hilson poses for a portrait in Atlanta on March 31, 2021 to promote her upcoming TV movie “Lust: A Deadly Sins Story," premiering Saturday on Lifetime. (Photo by Paul R. Giunta/Invision/AP)